If your social calendar tends to be packed with parties around and after Thanksgiving, it’s probably a good idea to have a few foolproof holiday gifts for the hostess on hand. The holidays can be stressful and busy time when you factor in last minute gift shopping, work, planning holiday outfits, cooking, and end-of-year parties. So, I always make sure to pick out a few gifts early – especially universal ones, such as those for a hostess. Since I know how much time and effort goes into planning a holiday party, I like to express my appreciation with something special that goes beyond a bottle of wine or a bouquet of flowers. In my search for the perfect hostess gift, I came across several options that are useful and refreshing. The best part is, they’re all under $200. Scroll ahead for holiday gifts any host will find useful and enjoy.